Crime and criminology: an introduction

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Oxford University Press, 2000 - Law - 242 pages
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This book identifies basic approaches within criminology, including classical, biological and psychological positivist, labeling, Marxist, feminist, republican, left realist, new right, and critical. The book discusses the strengths and weaknesses of each perspective and its contribution to the field as a whole.

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The Study of Crime
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Classical Theory

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Rob White is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Criminology Research Unit, School of Sociology and Social Work, University of Tasmania. Fiona Haines is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Criminology at the University of Melbourne.

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